Removed incorrect direct declaration of a POM dependency. Uses of the previous release may fail with:
Execution attach-javadocs of goal org.apache.maven.plugins:maven-javadoc-plugin:3.6.0:jar failed:
'…/javaee-web-api-bom-7.0.1.pom' not allowed on the path, only outputDirectories and jars are accepted
News entries now have their own allowRobots, which overrides the default inherited from the
Now supports Java 9+ modules. Due to still having filename-based automatic module dependencies,
*-SNAPSHOT versions include module-info.class while releases include the
Automatic-Module-Name manifest entry. To minimize the difference between these
modes, module-info.java does not perform any transitive requires.
Avoiding forward lookup in same page, which is not yet supported, when a news item has both
element and title set.
News elements now trigger table of contents generation. This allows links to the news element
to scroll to a meaningful position.
Minimum Java version changed from 1.7 to 1.8.
Reduced use of property substitutions in pom.xml.
This is to help 3rd-party parsers that fail to perform full Maven-compatible substitutions.